Lot 419: A VIENNA-STYLE PORCELAIN IRIDESCENT GREEN-GROUND LARGE PEDESTAL
LATE 19TH CENTURY |
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: continuously painted around the sides with a full-length portrait of a scantily-clad maiden in a wooded landscape.
Please note that the pedestal has not been examined beneath the mounts. There are several minuscule flat chips and a small restored flat chip to the upper edge of the lower section of the pedestal where it meets the mounts beneath the central painting. There are a few gilt-jeweled elements that have been chipped away. Otherwise in good condition.
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Dimensions: height 45 1/4 in.